About this resource

The Guardian Scholars Program is a comprehensive program with the goal of supporting former foster youth in their efforts to gain a college education.

Santiago Canyon College
Website: https://sccollege.edu/StudentServices/Outreach/Pages/Guardian-Scholars.aspx
Phone: (714) 628-4709

Southwestern College
Website: http://www.swccd.edu/index.aspx?page=2777
Phone: (619) 421-6700 ext. 5508
Email: aguaracha@swccd.edu

Napa Valley College
Website: https://www.napacoe.org/programs-schools-districts/foster-youth-educatio...
Phone: (707) 253-6954
Email: jpuhger@napacoe.org

Skyline College
Website: http://skylinecollege.edu/guardianscholars/
Phone: (650) 738-4319
Email: skygsp@smccd.edu

Grossmont Community College
Website: http://www.grossmont.edu/student-services/offices-and-services/fa/guardi...
Phone: (619) 644-7610
Email: Cindy.Castro@gcccd.edu

City College of San Francisco
Website: https://www.ccsf.edu/en/student-services/student-counseling/guardians-sc...
Phone: (415) 239-3982
Email: evbautista@ccsf.edu

Santa Ana College (formerly YESS program)
Website: https://www.sac.edu/StudentServices/Yess/Pages/default.aspx
Phone: (714) 564-6302
Email: EOPS@sac.edu

Orange Coast College
Website: http://www.orangecoastcollege.edu/student_services/guardian_scholars_MAP...
Phone: (714) 432-6877
Email: guardianscholars@occ.cccd.edu

Cypress College
Website: http://www.cypresscollege.edu/services/eops/GuardianScholars.aspx
Phone: (714) 484-7238
Email: eops@cypresscollege.edu

California State University, Bakersfield
Website: http://www.csub.edu/gsp/
Phone: (661) 654-3215
Email: mdiaz_padilla@csub.edu

California State University, Fullerton
Website: http://www.fullerton.edu/guardianscholars/
Phone: (657) 278-4900
Email: guardianscholars@fullerton.edu

California State University, Monterey Bay
Website: https://csumb.edu/guardianscholars
Phone: (831) 582-5148
Email: bamir@csumb.edu

California State University, Sacramento
Website: http://www.csus.edu/gs/index.html
Phone: (916) 278-7837
Email: soua.lee@csus.edu

California, Pepperdine
Phone: 310-506-6237
Email: John.Miller@pepperdine.edu

Loyola Marymount
Phone: (310) 338-5252
Email: jellsper@lmu.edu

San Diego State University
Phone: (619) 594-0140
Email: mojica@mail.sdsu.edu

San Francisco State University
Website: http://www.sfsu.edu/~eop/gsp/
Phone: (415) 405-0546
Email: xvsz@sfsu.edu

San Jose State University
Website: http://www.sjsu.edu/eop/gsp/
Phone: (408) 924-1089
Email: rhonda.leiva@sjsu.edu

University of California, Davis
Website: http://success.ucdavis.edu/programs/gsp/index.html
Phone: (530) 752-9301
Email: atbates@ucdavis.edu

University of California, Irvine
Website: https://www.orangewood4you.org/scholarship-application-new/
Phone: (949) 824-7328
Email: nschonfe@uci.edu

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Website: http://www.guardianscholars.ucla.edu/?_ga=2.4889971.1355570541.150107697...
Phone: (310) 206-3819
Email: eives@saonet.ucla.edu

University of California, Merced
Website: http://guardianscholars.ucmerced.edu/
Phone: (209) 228-4585
Email: cnies@ucmerced.edu

University of California, Riverside
Website: http://guardianscholars.ucr.edu/index.html
Phone: (951) 827-4991
Email: tuppett.yates@ucr.edu

University of California, San Diego
Website: https://students.ucsd.edu/finances/financial-aid/types/scholarships/guar...
Phone: (858) 534-3898
Email: aklein@ucsd.edu

University of California, Santa Barbara
Website: http://www.sa.ucsb.edu/guardianscholars/home
Phone: (805) 893-3873
Email: lisa.przekop@sa.ucsb.edu

University of Southern California
Website: http://dornsife.usc.edu/trojan-guardian-scholars/
Phone: (213) 740-2531
Email: georges@dornsife.usc.edu